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.SMI File Extension

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File Type 1Self-Mounting Disk Image

DeveloperApple
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CategoryDisk Image Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Disk image file created by Aladdin ShrinkWrap or Apple Disk Copy in Mac OS Classic (Mac OS 9 or earlier); mounts as a disk on the Desktop when opened.

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SMI files were replaced by .DMG files in Mac OS X.

Program(s) that open .SMI files
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Apple Disk Utility
Apple Disk Copy
Aladdin ShrinkWrap
Updated 6/8/2009

File Type 2SMIL Presentation

DeveloperN/A
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CategoryVideo Files
FormatN/A

Unknown

File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.

Definition

Audiovisual presentation created using the Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL); used for multimedia presentations and slide shows; typically contains references to a sequence of media files as well as text and other data.

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SMIL files often use the .SMIL extension to avoid confusion with the Mac OS 9 SMI disk image extension. The ".smi" extension is commonly seen on Windows computers.

Program(s) that open .SMI files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
ACD Systems ACDSee 18
Apple QuickTime Player
RealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud
Ambulant Player
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
Apple QuickTime Player
RealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud
Ambulant Player
Linux LogoLinux
Ambulant Player
RealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud
Updated 7/9/2009

File Type 3SAMI Subtitles File

DeveloperMicrosoft
Popularity
2.3 (3 Votes) Thanks for voting!
Rare Uncommon Average Common Very Common
CategoryVideo Files
FormatText

Text

This file is saved in a plain text format. You can open and view the contents of this file using a text editor.

Definition

Video subtitles file created in the SAMI (Synchronized Accessible Media Interchange) format, which was developed by Microsoft; used for storing closed captions that are synchronized with video playback; extended from the HTML language.

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The SAMI format is supported by many different video players as well as subtitle editors.

Program(s) that open .SMI files
Microsoft Windows LogoWindows
Microsoft Windows Media Player
VideoLAN VLC media player
MPlayer
EZTitles
URUWorks Subtitle Workshop
Mac OS X LogoMac OS
MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player
Linux LogoLinux
VideoLAN VLC media player
iOS LogoiOS
olimsoft OPlayer 2
Android LogoAndroid
Bolero33 Soul Movie
Updated 8/24/2015